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Every Tuesday at 1 PM, the senior center is dedicated to educating our community on topics that affect senior citizens. These programs are open to all regardless of age or where you live. Everyone can benefit from learning about topics affecting senior citizens because you may be someone who is or will be caring in the near future for a senior relative or friend. Please check each individual lecture date below as some programs do you require you to RSVP to help ensure that our presenters to bring the appropriate amount of materials.


Register Activity Ages Grades Days Date/Time Fees
 
  No Registration Required
Supervisor’s Mid Year Report 
0 and up  N/A  Tu  05/28/2019
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Town Hall - Senior Center
$0.00 Res, $0.00 Non-Res
The Town Supervisor will be coming in to give our group a mid year update on all that is going on in the Town of Wappinger.
 
  No Registration Required
The Wappingers Historical Society Part 1 
0 and up  N/A  Tu  06/04/2019
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Town Hall - Senior Center
$0.00 Res, $0.00 Non-Res
Ms. Sandra Vacchio from the Wappingers Historical Society will be coming in to Town Hall to talk about: the organization, what they do, and how you can participate!
 
  No Registration Required
The Wappingers Historical Society Part 2 
0 and up  N/A  Tu  06/11/2019
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Mesier Homestead
$0.00 Res, $0.00 Non-Res
For part two we are hitting the road (but not for very long)! We are going to take the short trip over to the Mesier Homestead to learn about the site and some local Wappinger History. You must provide your own transportation for this lecture.
 
  No Registration Required
Dutchess Tourism- Mary Kay Vrba 
0 and up  N/A  Tu  06/18/2019
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Town Hall - Senior Center
$0.00 Res, $0.00 Non-Res
There are more things to do in Dutchess County than you could ever imagine. The wonderful President of Dutchess Tourism will be joining us. Mary Kay Vrba will be filling us in on how the Tourism office can how you can fill your time with local fun.
 
  No Registration Required
The Science of Happiness 
0 and up  N/A  Tu  06/25/2019
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Town Hall - Senior Center
$0.00 Res, $0.00 Non-Res
Sydney Leone from MVP healthcare will be stopping by to discuss happiness and what it can do for your overall wellbeing
 
  No Registration Required
1st Ward Councilman- William Beale 
0 and up  N/A  Tu  07/02/2019
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Town Hall - Senior Center
$0.00 Res, $0.00 Non-Res
Councilman William Beale will be in the senior center to speak on the happenings of the 1st ward and will be taking resident's questions.
 
  No Registration Required
2nd Ward Councilwoman-Angela Bettina 
0 and up  N/A  Tu  07/09/2019
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Town Hall - Senior Center
$0.00 Res, $0.00 Non-Res
Councilwoman Angela Bettina will be in the senior center to speak on the happenings of the 2nd ward and will be taking resident's questions.
 
  No Registration Required
The Good Dog Foundation 
0 and up  N/A  Tu  07/16/2019
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Town Hall - Senior Center
$0.00 Res, $0.00 Non-Res
The Good Dog Foundation is the largest animal assisted-therapy program on the East Coast. Join us to meet Phil Marsh, a Representative of the Foundation and his furry friend Teddy.
 
  No Registration Required
3rd Ward Councilmember- 
0 and up  N/A  Tu  07/23/2019
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Town Hall - Senior Center
$0.00 Res, $0.00 Non-Res
Details TBD.
 
  No Registration Required
County Executive Marcus Molinaro 
0 and up  N/A  Tu  07/30/2019
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Town Hall - Senior Center
$0.00 Res, $0.00 Non-Res
County Executive Marcus Molinaro will be stopping in to speak with us and take questions about the happenings around Dutchess County.
 
  No Registration Required
Emstar Ambulance 
0 and up  N/A  Tu  08/06/2019
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Town Hall - Senior Center
$0.00 Res, $0.00 Non-Res
A representative from Emstar Ambulance Company is coming to discuss ambulance services available in the Town of Wappinger as well as billing concerns and procedures.
 
  No Registration Required
Alzheimer's Association 
0 and up  N/A  Tu  08/13/2019
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Town Hall - Senior Center
$0.00 Res, $0.00 Non-Res
Joan Carl from the Alzhiemer's association will be offering a seminar on "Healthy Living for a Healthy Brain"
 
  No Registration Required
4th Ward Councilman Michael Kuzmicz 
0 and up  N/A  Tu  08/27/2019
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Town Hall - Senior Center
$0.00 Res, $0.00 Non-Res
Councilman Michael Kuzmicz will be in the senior center to speak on the happenings of the 4th ward and will be taking resident's questions.
 
  No Registration Required
Take Three Deep Breaths 
0 and up  N/A  Tu  08/20/2019
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Town Hall - Senior Center
$0.00 Res, $0.00 Non-Res
Sydney Leone from MVP healthcare will be discussing relaxation techniques to help reduce stress.
 
  No Registration Required
Dutchess County Public Transit 
0 and up  N/A  Tu  09/03/2019
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Town Hall - Senior Center
$0.00 Res, $0.00 Non-Res
Amanda Sammon for Dutchess County Public Transit will be joining us to help explain how to navigate public transit in Dutchess County as well as what options are available for seniors.
 
  No Registration Required
Sgt. Mark C. Palmateer Park and Memorial 
0 and up  N/A  Tu  09/10/2019
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Town Hall - Senior Center
$0.00 Res, $0.00 Non-Res
A representative from the organization that created the Sgt. Mark C. Palmateer Park and Memorial project will be joining us to tell you a little bit about local fallen soldier Sgt. Mark C. Palmateer and the Wappinger Park that is dedicated to him.
 
  No Registration Required
Wappinger Inter-Cultural Women's Association 
0 and up  N/A  Tu  09/17/2019
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Town Hall - Senior Center
$0.00 Res, $0.00 Non-Res
Members of the WICWA organization will be speaking about what their organization is all about, how you can get involved in the organization, and they will be bringing some light snacks!
 
  No Registration Required
Office for The Aging- HEAP *Tentative* 
0 and up  N/A  Tu  09/24/2019
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Town Hall - Senior Center
$0.00 Res, $0.00 Non-Res
HEAP provides assistance with home energy needs for low income, older individuals and families. Services include financial assistance with fuel bills, emergency financial assistance for fuel/utility terminations and referrals for weatherization service.
 
  No Registration Required
NO SPEAKER- BUS TRIP DAY 
0 and up  N/A  Tu  10/01/2019
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Town Hall - Senior Center
$0.00 Res, $0.00 Non-Res
No speaker on this date. The members of the Senior Center will be on a bus trip. See Krucker's Oktoberfest Trip info to sign up.
 
  No Registration Required
TBD 
0 and up  N/A  Tu  10/08/2019
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Town Hall - Senior Center
$0.00 Res, $0.00 Non-Res

 
  No Registration Required
Alzheimer's Association 
0 and up  N/A  Tu  10/15/2019
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Town Hall - Senior Center
$0.00 Res, $0.00 Non-Res
Joan Carl from the Alzhiemer's association will be offering a seminar on "Understanding Alzheimer's and Dementia"
 
  No Registration Required
Hudson Valley Hospice 
0 and up  N/A  Tu  10/22/2019
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Town Hall - Senior Center
$0.00 Res, $0.00 Non-Res
Join us for an enlightening lecture to dispel the myths associated with “hospice”,learn what you need to know now before a crisis, think about advance care planning using tools to help talk to your loved ones
 
  No Registration Required
Spooky History with Joey Cavaccini 
0 and up  N/A  Tu  10/29/2019
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Town Hall - Senior Center
$0.00 Res, $0.00 Non-Res
A Special Halloween themed speaker! Town Historian Joey Cavaccini will be coming in to tell us some local spooky stories!
 
  No Registration Required
TBD 
0 and up  N/A  Tu  11/05/2019
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Town Hall - Senior Center
$0.00 Res, $0.00 Non-Res

 
  No Registration Required
Wappinger Veteran's Memorials 
0 and up  N/A  Tu  11/12/2019
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Town Hall - Senior Center
$0.00 Res, $0.00 Non-Res
The Town of Wappinger Loves Veterans. In Honor of Veteran's Day, come hear the Town Historian speak on the various Veteran's Tributes and Memorials in the Town of Wappinger. You may be surprised at just how many there are.
 
  No Registration Required
TBD 
0 and up  N/A  Tu  11/19/2019
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Town Hall - Senior Center
$0.00 Res, $0.00 Non-Res

 
  No Registration Required
TBD 
0 and up  N/A  Tu  11/26/2019
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Town Hall - Senior Center
$0.00 Res, $0.00 Non-Res

 
  No Registration Required
Supervisor's Year End Report 
0 and up  N/A  Tu  12/03/2019
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Town Hall - Senior Center
$0.00 Res, $0.00 Non-Res
Town Supervisor Dr. Richard L. Thurston will be joining us to give a year end report on the happenings in the Town.
 
  No Registration Required
Crazy Christmas Part 1 
N/A  N/A  Tu  12/10/2019
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Town Hall - Senior Center
$0.00 Res, $0.00 Non-Res
We all know the story of Christmas. But do you know some of the history of some of our favorite Holiday traditions? Why do we deck our halls with boughs of holly? What's with all the smooching under the Mistletoe?
 
  No Registration Required
Crazy Christmas Part 2 
0 and up  N/A  Tu  12/17/2019
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Town Hall - Senior Center
$0.00 Res, $0.00 Non-Res
We all know the story of Christmas. But do you know some of the history of some of our favorite Holiday traditions? Why do we deck our halls with boughs of holly? What's with all the smooching under the Mistletoe?
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